Vietnam is known for Ha Long Bay because of its aqua-green water . It also resembles a scene from a fantasy story. It features more than 2,000 jungle-covered islands pitted with intriguing caves, grottoes, sinkholes and lakes. While Hanoi emerged as the booming capital city of Vietnam, it s French colonial architecture remained intact despite the bombings of the Vietnam War. Lastly, Ho Chi Minh City or formerly known as Saigon is the largest city of the reunified country, offering plenty of reasons to visit, from its blend of historic and modern attractions to vibrant shopping, dining and nightlife.
EVENTS & FESTIVALS
We have here 7 of the best festivals in Vietnam including Tet or much famous for their New Year, Hue Arts Festival, Hoi An Lantern Festival. Wandering Souls Day/Ghost Festival (Trung Nguyen), Dalat Flower Festival, Perfume Pagoda Festival and Mid-Autumn Festival.
CULTURE & HERITAGE
The Vietnamese culture is one of the oldest in Southeast Asia and influenced by the Chinese culture. in spite of the changes over the years, some elements of the Vietnamese culture like the veneration of the ancestors, respect for family values, devotion to study remained integral.
Vietnamese (tiếng Việt) is the national and official language of Vietnam.